Brian Greene is a debt finance partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Brian’s practice focuses on the representation of lenders, private equity funds, institutional investors, and multilateral and bilateral agencies in domestic and international project finance, energy and infrastructure projects, particularly in the United States and Latin America.


Thought Leadership


"Tax-equity Financing" chapter, The Project Finance Law Review – Edition 1, June 2019

“Energy Storage in Latin America and the Caribbean,” Project Finance NewsWire, February 2018

“Financing Energy Storage Projects: Assessing Risks — Part Two,” Renewable Energy World, July 13, 2017

“Financing Energy Storage Projects: Assessing Risks — Part One,” Renewable Energy World, July 12, 2017

“Growth Area: Regasification and LNG-to-Power Projects,” Project Finance NewsWire, February 2017

“Chile: Solar Outlook,” Project Finance NewsWire, December 2016

“Clean Energy Developers Can Strike Gold With Mine Projects,” Law360, March 25, 2014

“Opportunities: Renewable Energy Projects Near Mines — Chile, Brazil, Canada, Africa, Deal Structures,” Project Finance NewsWire, February 2014

“Chile: Challenging Market (Special Update),” Project Finance NewsWire, November 2012


“Solar Plant Transactions: Assessing a Potential Investment,” Solar Asset Management LATAM, Santiago, Chile, September 29, 2016

Moderator, “Deal Analysis: Project Amanecer Solar CAP — a 100 MW Solar Project for a Chilean Mine,” Renewables and Mining Summit and Exhibits, Toronto, Canada, October 15–16, 2014

Moderator, “Managing Risk and Investor Expectations for Investment in Renewable Energy Projects in Chile,” Chilean International Renewable Energy Conference, Santiago, Chile, September 9–10, 2014


The Legal 500 United States, Project Finance (2019–2020) and Energy: Renewable/Alternative Power (2020)

Law360, Rising Stars: Project Finance, 2017

Euromoney PLC, LMG Rising Star, Project Finance, 2015–2016


Admissions & Qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois (inactive)


  • English
  • Spanish


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.2005
  • Princeton UniversityB.A.cum laude2002